Early this morning, police intervened the 60-day long worker resistance at Greif Company in Istanbul’s Hadımköy district. While police detained several people including two journalists, workers are struggling to have a collective labor agreement.
Workers stated that the commission of subcontractor workers, four bonus per year and 30 percent pay rise were “red line” for them.
Greif workers have demonstrated at many places included Bosporus. Yesterday workers started the day with police intervention.
Many workers were taken into custody while some of them were injured.
Grief workers still continue to resistance on the roof and some parts of the factory. Police keep waiting around the factory.